Situated on Far-North East, TuyenQuang Province is surrounded by HaGiang, CaoBang, YenBai, BacKan, ThaiNguyen, PhuTho, VinhPhuc provinces.
Mountains occupy almost area of province. The province has natural potentiality of primitive forest and mineral. The main rivers are Lo and Gam.
Influenced by tropical climate, the summer is very hot. There are two seasons: dry and rainy. Annual average temperature is 24oC.
TuyenQuang owns 300 historical cultural vestiges. The famous one is TanTrao Historical Site. It was used as a resistance base before the August 1945 Revolution. The main places of interest include TanTrao Communal House, HongThai Communal House and small jungle hut where President HoChiMinh lived from June to August 1945.
The province also has NaHang Primitive Forest. It is home of valuable fauna and flora such as dinh, mun (ebony trees), sen (bassia), ape, panther, flying weasel, antelope, and upturned-nosed monkey.
The sounds of the waterfall, birds and gibbons, and silver light going through the thick layers in ThacMo (Mo Waterfall) provide enjoyable feeling for visitors.
The province is on National Highway No.2: Hanoi - VietTri - TuyenQuang - HaGiang. TuyenQuang Town is 165km from Hanoi.